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Barba Roja Restaurant

100 meters north of Hotel Villas el Parque, Manuel Antonio 6061, Costa Rica
+506 2777 0331
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (121 reviews)
“ribs” (74 reviews)
“burger” (130 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Central American, Costa Rican, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
100 meters north of Hotel Villas el Parque, Manuel Antonio 6061, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been eating at Barba Roja for 25 years! Still good. I have made many trips to Costa Rica during that time and never been disappointed here. Although the beers were only a dollar in 1992. But the management has done a good job of updating...More

Thank creuther
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful food, great view, good service and atmosphere. Looks like they probably are hopping in the evenings with entertainment.

Thank amyanderson
Reviewed 1 week ago

We left the kids back at house and enjoyed a great adult dinner. The sushi and tuna was outstanding. We share two pitchers of sangria (the best), and all had different meals off the menu. Everyone was very pleased with their choices! A must in...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from Baja Roja was amazing! We want to dinner at sunset and was not disappointed. THe drinks were 2 for 1 (bonus) and the food was good! Order the fish -it's fresh and delicious! The service was good but be sure to give...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great cocktails and great food. Perfect match! Be sure to try the sangria and fish of the day. You won't regret it...

Thank Is-scl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful view over looking the ocean. We came here for dinner twice during our week in Manual Antonio it was so good. The seafood pasta was to die for. My husband had the Cubano sandwich and fish of the day and loved both of them....More

Thank Gretchen Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here to watch the sunset and have some drinks during Happy Hour. It has live entertainment. There is a bar and eating area as you come in (local music playing). Then you can walk further and there is another bar area and eating...More

Thank Tafierce
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, great drinks and a great place to see a beautiful sunset. The sushi was pretty good and the margaritas were delicious!

Thank sedmedd1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite being in Costa Rica, this was brilliant veggie sushi! Really very tasty and authentic. Partner had the biggest burger I've ever seen and he said it was very good. I ordered a side of fries and the portion was huge! And excellent crispy fries...More

Thank daisyo123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here twice on our visit, got sushi both times.They have live music on some nights. All-in-all, a fun place with good food.

Thank Kurt329
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $38
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Central American, Costa Rican, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 meters north of Hotel Villas el Parque, Manuel Antonio 6061, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 0331
A Manuel Antonio tradition since 1975, Barba Roja Restaurante is the local hangout, as well as the best sunset view in the area. Open for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week. Please join us for Happy Hour every day from 4-6. Every Tuesday and Friday we have live music, Wednesday is ladies night and karaoke. Enjoy our 5 big screens every day with your favorite sports programming. We offer a variety of cuisines from around the world at good prices.
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